Kate McNees graduated from the University of Tennessee with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and obtained her law degree from the University of Mississippi, graduating cum laude. Kate brings knowledge from her legal and accounting background to handle the financial and contractual elements of our customer relationships. She also manages Next Gear Solutions’ internal legal and accounting needs. Prior to joining Next Gear Solutions, Kate worked as a compliance consultant in the legal department of a Fortune 500 company and as an auditor for a CPA firm. With a keen attention to detail, she facilitates a smooth transition for our customers throughout their relationship with Next Gear Solutions. Outside of the office Kate enjoys playing tennis, running, and spending time with her husband, Russ, and their sons, Carter and Will.